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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Veteranīs Health-MALES

Has a doctor or other health professional ever told you that you have suffered
a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,469 44 2.7 1.7- 4.3 1,425 97.3 95.7-98.3
-MALES 1,335 41 2.9 1.8- 4.7 1,294 97.1 95.3-98.2
RACE
White 1,128 33 1.8 1.1- 2.9 1,095 98.2 97.1-98.9
African American 141 *** *** *** 137 95.2 86.8-98.4
Other Minorities 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 63 *** *** *** 59 95.1 82.1-98.8
35-44 84 *** *** *** 81 97.1 87.9-99.4
45-54 134 *** *** *** 128 94.9 87.0-98.1
55-64 299 11 2.4 1.0- 5.7 288 97.6 94.3-99.0
65-74 395 *** *** *** 387 98.9 97.7-99.5
75+ 352 *** *** *** 345 98.5 96.4-99.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 104 *** *** *** 102 97.4 87.7-99.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 376 *** *** *** 368 96.8 91.5-98.8
Some Post-H.S. 401 11 2.5 1.1- 5.6 390 97.5 94.4-98.9
College Graduate 450 20 3.4 1.8- 6.6 430 96.6 93.4-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 212 *** *** *** 204 96.5 91.3-98.6
$25,000- 34,999 156 *** *** *** 150 96.5 88.3-99.0
$35,000- 49,999 240 *** *** *** 232 97.0 92.1-98.9
$50,000- 74,999 198 *** *** *** 193 99.0 97.2-99.6
$75,000+ 282 *** *** *** 277 98.0 92.8-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 475 20 4.7 2.5- 8.6 455 95.3 91.4-97.5
No 853 21 2.1 1.0- 4.4 832 97.9 95.6-99.0

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*Asked of veterans who ever served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces, either in the regular military
or in a National Guard or military reserve unit.

These questions have not been asked in previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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